Patties Foods has maintained steady revenue, despite loss of a major private label contract Patties Foods (Patties), the maker of Australia’s best known pie, Four’N Twenty, has announced a revenue...

Pie Face has signed a deal with convenience store chain in SA Australian pie restaurant group Pie Face Pty Ltd (Pie Face) has signed an agreement to retail a range of hot pastry products in approximately...

Energy drink brand Mother has expanded its Australian range with a new flavour called Mother Green Storm. “With Mother Green Storm we’ve expanded the Mother range to add a variety that is perfect for...

The third quarter sales results of Wesfarmers Limited (Wesfarmers) showed its subsidiary Coles put in a strong sales performance for the three months to 31 march 2013. Coles’ headline food and liquor...

The total value of food and liquor retailing in Australia grew by 4.2 per cent in 2011-12, to $135.8 billion. The figures come from ‘Australian Food Statistics’, a report produced by the Australian...

Corner stores in Australia are continuing to disappear as service stations move towards having convenience stores within the station, according to research from Australian industry research group BIS Shrapnel. Service...

Convenience stores globally are likely to move more towards stocking more ‘fresh food’, according to Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert. In Australia, independent grocery and convenience store supplier...

Coles has performed well in the first half of the financial year according to the report by holding group Wesfarmers of the 2013 second quarter results released yesterday. For the quarter, Coles’ sales...

Some say the typical Australian “milk bar” or “corner store” has all but disappeared. Yet, new formats for convenience food shopping in Australia are doing well. There is a boom in “defined convenience...

Costco has announced each of its new sites will include a petrol station. In February 2012, Costco committed to spend a further $140 million towards expansion of its operations based in Australia.  Costco...